Ariel Helwani broke the news Friday confirmed on Monday that former UFC title challenger Val??rie L??tourneau has signed with Bellator MMA. L??tourneau (8-6) heads into her promotional debut off three consecutive losses, enduring reverses to Joanna J??drzejczyk, Joanne Calderwood and most lately Viviane Pereira last December in UFC 206. Before this season from the UFC, the Top Team product was discharged After her current skid.
The 33-year-old L??tourneau has had trouble in the past making the strawweight limit in the UFC and will fit in nicely into the 125-pound flyweight division of Bellator. She tried out for Season 18 of The Ultimate Fighter but was eliminated after dropping to Roxanne Modafferi by first-round submission.
Where she took home a split-decision success over Elizabeth Phillips in June 2014 l??tourneau was given a second opportunity on notice. She followed that up with wins over Jessica Rakoczy and Maryna Moroz which brought her a title shot against J??drzejczyk in UFC 193. Stay tuned to updates on MMAOddsBreaker.com to learn when Letourneau will create her promotional introduction.
UFC middleweight Tom Breese announces torn ACL, UFC return unknown UFC middleweight Tom Breese announced on his Instagram he’s torn his ACL, and there’s absolutely no timetable for his return. Breese (10-1) was pulled at the last minute from a scheduled bout with Oluwale Bamgbose at UFC Fight Night 107 back in March because of an irregularity with his heartbeat. The 25-year-old suffered the initial blow off of his career in his last fight, enduring a reduction to Sean Strickland in UFC 199.
Here is his Instagram post below…
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